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see also CM Hall collection guide
An ISI Web of Knowledge cited reference search of Professor Robinson's publications, dated 1984-2010, resulted in 187 cited publications, several of which have been cited well over 100 times, for a total of 1,509 citations. One of the most recent and frequently cited publications (co-authored with Oberlin alumnus Bruce King) is this article published in Science:
Wang YZ, Xie YM, Wei PR, King RB, Schaefer HF, Schleyer PV, Robinson GH. 2008. A stable silicon(0) compound with a Si=Si double bond. SCIENCE 321(5892):1069-1071.
The article with the highest citation count dates from 1997, and was published in JACS:
Su JR, Li XW, Crittendon RC, Robinson GH. 1997. How short is a -Ga Ga- triple bond? Synthesis and molecular structure of Na-2[Mes*2C6H3-Ga Ga-C(6)H(3)Mes*(2)] (Mes*=2,4,6-i-Pr3C6H2): The first gallyne. J AM CHEM SOC 119(23):5471-5472.
Robinson's talk this afternoon drew an appreciative crowd of faculty, students, staff and townspeople. We all look forward to the keynote address by Mr. Anton this evening!